2 year olds will gain an understanding about moving their bodies in different ways with a variety of different activities. 3 year olds will be exposed to the joy of dance through creative movement, imaginative play, movement games, and singing. 4 year olds will love our 50 minute Rising Stars course as they dance in this combination class of Ballet and Tap. 5 year olds will enjoy a fun, yet structured dance class consisting of ballet and tap. Students will learn ballet and tap terminology, center barre techniques, warmup exercises, combinations and many routines to ballet and tap music geared for young children.
Inspire offers an opportunity for children who learn differently to experience the world of dance. Participation in the Inspire program provides learning and self confidence for children in a structured, caring environment.
A range of technique and style formed together in one class (modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet) that can be danced to any genre of music. Contemporary dance explores body movement and alignment.
Ballet is the basis of all dance forms. A highly disciplined stage art based on a centuries old tradition of movement and skills.
Pointe is an extension of the ballet class where, dancers that have reached an advanced level of ballet and are ready to learn how to execute ballet movements with pointe shoes.
In Hip Hop dancers explore modern movements focused on beat-driven music. The dancers are given a chance to express themselves with current popular trends.
Tap classes focus on technique and choreography. Students will learn a foundation of tap steps used in contemporary tap dancing.
Clogging is a truly American dance form that began in the Appalachian Mountains and now enjoys widespread popularity throughout the United States and the rest of the world.
Musical Theater / Acting
Get ready for stage and screen. DSPA offers a collection of classes teaching students the performing arts including Musical Theater, Acting, and Song and Dance.
A dance style that combines modern, ballet and jazz techniques into one. Lyrical is an expressive dance form that focuses on musicality and emotion through movement.
Jazz is a form of dance that showcases a dancers individual style and originality. Jazz is energetic with intricate footwork, quick turns & isolations.
This class focuses on combining two styles, jazz and hip-hop. Its a sassier, stronger, sharper movement class. We as well focus on dancing with what is within, breaking out of dancers shells that makes them a better performer.
Leaps, Jumps, & Turns
Students will focus on leaps, jumps and turns from various dance styles including: Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, Modern and contemporary. Strength and conditioning is incorporated into the class in order to help students achieve difficult leaps, jumps and turns.
This is the basis of all dance forms. A highly disciplined stage art based on a centuries old tradition of movement and skills. This class focuses on the basics of Ballet for our 2 to 5 year old dancers.
Competition provides advanced level dancers a opportunity to compete and use their dance skills at a high level.